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••ARS researchers to present findings at entomological meeting.
On March 2-5, entomologists from the ARS U.S. Horticultural Research Laboratory, Fort Pierce, FL, will present research at the Entomological Society of America's Southeastern Branch Meeting, Jacksonville, FL. Research leader David Hall, Subtropical Insects Research Unit (SIRU), Fort Pierce, will present "An Evaluation of Two Traps for Field-Testing Candidate Attractants for Adult Diaprepes abbreviatus(Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Citrus Trees." SIRU entomologist Wayne Hunter will present research results on two projects examining the gene expression in leafhoppers, "Analysis of Expressed Sequence Tags from the Blue-green Sharpshooter, Graphocephala atropunctata," and "Microarray Analysis of Diapause in the Glassy-winged Sharpshooter (Homalodisca vitripennis: Hemiptera)."